Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Foreign Exchange (FX) in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Foreign Exchange (FX) over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 168 170
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +12
Contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) 2 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.049% 0.024% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.081% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 27
Berkshire median daily rate £700 £613 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.77% -
10th Percentile £675 £606 £600
90th Percentile £725 £619 £700
South East median daily rate £493 £344 £650
% change year-on-year +43.38% -47.15% +50.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £16.50

Foreign Exchange (FX) is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1323 1240 1466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.35% 29.34% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 619 801
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £222 £227 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 70 64
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.77% -0.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.44 £12.25 £11.27
90th Percentile £38.00 £48.83 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +17.65%

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Foreign Exchange (FX) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Berkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Foreign Exchange (FX) in Berkshire

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 - -
Foreign Exchange (FX)
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Foreign Exchange (FX) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Foreign Exchange (FX).

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB

Foreign Exchange (FX)
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP